bengali cuisine · Bengali food · chicken · curry · Uncategorized

Picnic Murgi

The new year is finally here and well, it is not so new any more. I see resolutions breaking, old habits reverberating and life is back to the grind. As for me, for years I have resisted this whole thing of making resolutions for they are always meant to be broken. I have seen very… Continue reading Picnic Murgi

boneless · chicken · dark meat · spinach

Saag Murg

What a year it has been!! Last 6 months I have been moving and traveling all over thanks to work and work and more work and off course work.. I have been all over the place and after across 3 continents  numerous cities, countless hours on very long tiring flights, I have finally made my… Continue reading Saag Murg

chicken · tandoori

Chicken Shiken Ho jaaye…

Tandoori chicken, is perhaps one of the most iconic recipes from India. It has attained great culinary heights and rubbed shoulders withe fois gras and caviar by featuring in royal banquets in Britain and else where in Europe. It was President Clinton’s favourite food, need we say more? Traditionally, cooked in a cylindrical clay oven,… Continue reading Chicken Shiken Ho jaaye…

Bhuna or Kosha · chicken · Valentine's Day

Bhalentine’s Day bhith Bhuna Chicken

Unlike, most teen-agers and many adults who go all weak on their knees reading love cards and love letters, girls giggling and gushing over the gifts, a coffee date or even a rose from their supposed secret crush; I had no such experience, first, I went to an all girl’s school ( a Birla school… Continue reading Bhalentine’s Day bhith Bhuna Chicken

chicken · Pepper

Pepper Chicken

I do not have a story for this post, except I came across the recipe other day and found the flavours very interesting. I was not quite sure but I still decided to give it a try. Though the combination of the spices and the sauce was unusual or should I say rather different, it… Continue reading Pepper Chicken


Dhaba Style Chicken Curry

It has been so long , almost a year since I last blogged,, A lot has happened since then.. I moved 2 continents, worked like anything.. lost a loved one, shifted 2 apartments, the list is never ending.. Well all that is in the past, now its time to get back to living my life… Continue reading Dhaba Style Chicken Curry

Bengali food · chicken

Mangsho Bhaath

We had murgi jhol and bhaath for Sunday dinner and I think I cooked after a long time. Reason P and I were in a car crash, I was the one driving, terrible incident, thankfully non of us were badly injured, just bruises, cuts, sprains a few hours in the hospital we were both out,… Continue reading Mangsho Bhaath

chicken · Russian

Chicken Stroganoff

Who ever said that Russian cusine was bland and dull, is sadly mistaken.  The person was surly devoid of tasting Stroganoff.  Though over the years this recipe has come up with various variations but the basic remains the same; meat cooked in sauce and served over a pasta base.  Various explanations are given for the… Continue reading Chicken Stroganoff

chicken · green · green chilly

Travel and then Kancha Lanka Murgi (Chicken with green chilies)

One of the best things I love about the East Coast is that how green it is. Summer months are just splendid. One drives through the highway and on either sides you have lush green forests, little creeks, streams and you come out with your picnic baskets, laze around the park, does not have to… Continue reading Travel and then Kancha Lanka Murgi (Chicken with green chilies)

chicken · Kerala · spicy · stirfry · Uncategorized

Spicy Kerala Chicken…

My love for Keralite  food  goes a long way. One reason, my folks went visited Kerala few months before I was born. Second reason, they visited Kerala again after a year and a half of my birth (with out me) and mum says that she had eaten so much of the  food there that it must have… Continue reading Spicy Kerala Chicken…